The Metallica Podcast: Volume 1 — The Black Album

The Metallica Podcast: Volume 1 — The Black Album

The Metallica Podcast: Volume 1 — The Black Album

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A living, breathing sonic blender of a podcast. Over eight episodes, we’ll celebrate the re-release of The Black Album (“Enter Sandman,” “Nothing Else Matters”), and the incredible band that made it. This is more than a “Making Of” look at the album. It’s the story of James, Lars, and Kirk — not just how the album got made, but why.
  1. October 22, 2021
    49 min
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    Side 9. The Fans. Weigh In.
    30 million Black Album fans can't be wrong. In this bonus Episode 9 we hand them the mic and they take over – in their own words and in their own voices.
  2. October 08, 2021
    48 min
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    Side 8. Metallica. Rules.
    Joining Lars, James, and Kirk is bassist Robert Trujillo, who climbed aboard Team Ugly full force. They step back to look at why and how The Black Album became one of the best-selling albums of all time – and h…
  3. October 01, 2021
    51 min
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    Side 7. Blacklist. Uncovered.
    The story of The Metallica Blacklist. Not just any covers album, it’s living, breathing proof of the power of every song on The Black Album – as interpreted by 53 of the most diverse artists and bands imaginabl…
  4. September 24, 2021
    45 min
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    Side 6. Team. Ugly.
    While recording this episode, Metallica coined a new nickname: Team Ugly.
  5. September 17, 2021
    43 min
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    Side 5. Road. Warriors.
    There are tours. And then there are Metallica tours.
  6. September 10, 2021
    39 min
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    Side 4. Struggle. Within.
    On this episode, Metallica and Bob Rock share the story of their time in the studio making The Black Album.
  7. September 03, 2021
    41 min
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    Side 3. Play On. Sound Off.
    The Black Album was a totally different beast from the quartet – lyrically, musically, and instrumentally.